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Condition: Parkinson's Disease
6/29/2013 2:55:09 PM

Reviewer: 123_LG, 65-74 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I am taking Selegiline HCL 5 MG because Azilect wasn't covered by insurance

Condition: Parkinson's Disease
6/2/2013 5:37:08 PM

Reviewer: oscondoles, 55-64 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I have an early stage tremor issue, which my doctor feels is PD. I am still very active, exercising daily and participating in sports, which, independent of medication, seems to help minimize tremors. However, I do have various tremors, primarily in my right hand and left leg. When I started taking Azilect, I felt symptoms got worse, tremoring more frequently and tremoring sometimes in my sle ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Parkinson's Disease
5/16/2013 12:07:33 AM

Reviewer: 65-74 Female on Treatment for 2 to less than 5 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 2

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 2

Comment:
I was diagnosised with Parkinson's 3 years ago at age 66. My neurologist started me on Azilect at that time. I experienced small tremors in my left hand. Tremors have increased over time and I can't say that Azilect was effective, I'm not sure if it helped or not??? I am now experiencing more tremors on the left and have started Neupro patches along with the Azilect. Not much improveme ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Parkinson's Disease
4/20/2013 5:44:05 PM

Reviewer: jimmy, 65-74 Male on Treatment for 6 months to less than 1 year (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 3

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
This was the 1st rx after PD dx taken 1x/day at night. It helped some but didn't control tremors and small hand writing very well. 3months later put on L-dopa 3/day and still take Rasagiline late at night before bedtime. Now the 2 drugs control the tremors & handwriting. I play either tennis, pickleball or golf almost every day like normal. I like the L-dopa taken with Viagra too. All is ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Parkinson's Disease
3/17/2013 7:31:30 PM

Reviewer: Joanne, 55-64 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
I have found Azilect to be effective in stopping some of my symptoms including itching of scalp, loss of energy, and speech changes. I still have a left-sided tremor,but it is remaining stable. I have been taking Azilect since last November, and got it from a neurologist. I am still working as a cashier.

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